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by letumgo
Sat Mar 07, 2009 7:08 pm
Forum: Fishing Wingless Wets
Topic: Fiberglass Fly Rod Question
Replies: 20
Views: 5585

Re: Fiberglass Fly Rod Question

Oh man, those are some beautiful photos Vlad. You do beautiful work on the rods. What type of guides did you use? I've built a number of rods with single foot Fuji ceramic guides and really like how well they work. They don't look as traditional as wire guides, but they cast like a dream. That looks...
by letumgo
Sat Mar 07, 2009 4:25 pm
Forum: Fishing Wingless Wets
Topic: Fiberglass Fly Rod Question
Replies: 20
Views: 5585

Re: Fiberglass Fly Rod Question

Thanks Ruard.
by letumgo
Sat Mar 07, 2009 3:32 pm
Forum: Fishing Wingless Wets
Topic: Fiberglass Fly Rod Question
Replies: 20
Views: 5585

Fiberglass Fly Rod Question

Do any of you guys fish with fiberglass fly rods? I'm thinking about building a new rod from a Lamiglass fiberglass blank and was wondering if any of you had any experience with fiberglass rods. I'm leaning towards the 7 ft 6" / 4 wt / 2 piece blank, but would be interested in hearing opinions about...
by letumgo
Sat Mar 07, 2009 3:25 pm
Forum: Tying Wingless Wets
Topic: Which hackle collar slant do you aim for in your tying?
Replies: 29
Views: 11636

Re: Which hackle collar slant do you aim for in your tying?

I forgot to add that I think all three are "confidence flies", Hans. I agree with Vern, they look like killer steelhead flies.
by letumgo
Sat Mar 07, 2009 3:19 pm
Forum: Tying Wingless Wets
Topic: Which hackle collar slant do you aim for in your tying?
Replies: 29
Views: 11636

Re: Which hackle collar slant do you aim for in your tying?

Well said Johnno. I agree. From an visual aesthetic standpoint, I generally shoot towards fly one, but I find with soft hackle flies that you can generally make the hackle look like any of the angles simply by pushing the hackle around with your thumb and fore fingers. If I want the hackle swept bac...
by letumgo
Sat Mar 07, 2009 2:56 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Wingless Wets
Topic: For the BWOs
Replies: 5
Views: 2014

Re: For the BWOs

Nice! I like this one too.
by letumgo
Sat Mar 07, 2009 2:52 pm
Forum: Fishing Wingless Wets
Topic: Lost but now found.
Replies: 8
Views: 4066

Re: Lost but now found.

Welcome back Don! I'm really glad you found the new site.
by letumgo
Fri Mar 06, 2009 4:07 pm
Forum: Fishing Wingless Wets
Topic: Joining the new forum
Replies: 15
Views: 6338

Re: Joining the new forum

Welcome Aboard! Looking forward to seeing your participation.
by letumgo
Wed Mar 04, 2009 12:46 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Wingless Wets
Topic: Snow Blind
Replies: 6
Views: 2361

Re: Snow Blind

Very nice! I like the white seal with the gold rib. Goes nicely together with the hackling and tail.
by letumgo
Wed Mar 04, 2009 12:42 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Wingless Wets
Topic: Royal Softy
Replies: 9
Views: 1936

Re: Royal Softy

Now that you mention it, I don't remember seeing a soft hackle version. Thanks for the valuable addition to the Royal Family.